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Vase

Nubian
Meriotic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe (Begrawiya West), Pyr. W609

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.288

Accession Number

24.962

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Tall, pointed bottom; single handle, on top of which is the figure of an ape. Decorated with incised figures and hieroglyphs.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 609, No. 34 [Excav. date] Mar. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition